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B-29 Superfortress Brought Back to Flight! B-29 Superfortress Brought Back to Flight!
Jewish Inmates plan to Derail Hitlers Train – It nearly worked! Jewish Inmates plan to Derail Hitlers Train – It nearly worked!

WORLDWIDE Bart Vanderveen Award for 2014 goes to John Blackman

Bart Vanderveen Award for 2014 goes to John Blackman

After the Battle is pleased to announce that John Blackman has been nominated for the Bart Vanderveen Award for 2014 which was presented to him at After the Battle HQ on July 14, 2014. John has enjoyed a life-long passion for photography but it became clear to him that the […]

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The Hidden World of WWI Reveals Groundbreaking Discovery

When photographer Jeffrey Gusky, M.D., FACEP, was given exclusive access to record all but forgotten underground cities of World War I lying beneath private farms in France, he had no idea what to expect or the impact it would have on others. Now captured in thousands of striking images, Gusky […]

REVIEWS MEMOIRS OF A STUKA PILOT – Review by Mark Barnes

MEMOIRS OF A STUKA PILOT – Review by Mark Barnes

Stuka operations have always fascinated me, so I was very pleased to read this book by the veteran airman Helmut Mahlke. The author takes us from the first days of his long military life as young naval cadet through to his flying training and early career at sea. His memory […]

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The Weirdest Unsolved Mysteries of World War II
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The Weirdest Unsolved Mysteries of World War II

World War II was a period of dramatic change across the globe. But along with all the political machinations and military strategies, some seriously bizarre stuff happened. Here are five of the most mysterious incidents from World War II The Baffling Battle of Los Angeles A few months after Pearl […]

Shinzo Abe Speaks on Battle of Okinawa’s Anniversary
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Shinzo Abe Speaks on Battle of Okinawa’s Anniversary

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is often the subject of some debate when it comes to his speeches. He has a tendency to glorify Japan’s role in the Second World War, while taking a sometimes aggressive stance on foreign relations. When he spoke on the anniversary of the Battle of […]

B-29 Superfortress Brought Back to Flight!
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B-29 Superfortress Brought Back to Flight!

A B-29 Superfortress which has seen service in both World War II and the Korean War is to be given renewed flight capabilities. Currently being prepped to take to the skies once more, the plane is one of the last of its kind, with only one other remaining. Referred to […]

Jewish Inmates plan to Derail Hitlers Train – It nearly worked!
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Jewish Inmates plan to Derail Hitlers Train – It nearly worked!

During the Second World War, Hitler was almost killed by a derailed train. It was not an accident, but part of an elaborate and daring plot enacted by a Jewish man who escaped from prison in 1942. His original plan was to escape and set a trap on the tracks, […]

Imperial War Museum Reopens to Mark WWI Centenary
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Imperial War Museum Reopens to Mark WWI Centenary

After undergoing a £40 million restoration, the Imperial War Museum opens up its doors once again to the public. With its reopening come new galleries to mark WWI’s centenary celebration. Part of the restoration project of the Imperial War Museum is the brand-new atrium which was designed by Lord Foster’s firm — the […]

WWII Air Raid Shelter, with 70-Year-Old Light Bulb In Working Condition, Discovered
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WWII Air Raid Shelter, with 70-Year-Old Light Bulb In Working Condition, Discovered

A well-preserved 70-year-old WWII air raid shelter was discovered by a pupil at a primary school with its 70-year-old light bulb still in working condition. The air raid shelter was identified as the historic Anderson shelter which, lay buried for over seven decades before a pupil of the Stoke Community Primary School […]

WHO-Tube: WWII Aircraft Wrecks
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The A-to-Z of WWI Trench Slang: A Fair Whack to Trench Coats
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The A-to-Z of WWI Trench Slang: A Fair Whack to Trench Coats

Get to know the A-to-Z of WWI trench slang. The First World war was a major battle which brought together soldiers from six various continents all in one place fighting in the name of their respective countries. As they huddled in their trenches, they soon found out the knack of […]

C-60 Сталинец-60 or Stalinets-60 in front of the ЧТЗ factory
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Tankograd, the Chelyabinsk Tractor Plant in Oblast Chelyabinsk, Russia

Челябинский тракторный завод (ЧТЗ)  or phonetic “Chelyabinskiy traktornyy zavod” (ChTZ), is the full name of the tractor plant in Chelyabinsk. It was founded on 1 June 1933 and it started out solemnly as a tractor factory, American engineers helped to construct the plant. The first tractor type they created was […]

70-Year-Old Spanish Civil War Bomb Finally Disabled
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70-Year-Old Spanish Civil War Bomb Finally Disabled

After hanging on a pine tree for over seven decades, a Spanish Civil War bomb was recently, and finally, disabled. According to reports, the said Spanish Civil War bomb was specifically a Montero Granada. Believed to have been thrown by a soldier during the conflict, but had missed its mark and […]